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New and Redone Jewelry Pieces

While I’ve been crocheting like crazy lately (don’t know what triggered this renewed interest from my past)  I still found time to create some new jewelry pieces. These onyx, heart shape earrings were a custom order.  They were originally designed … Continue reading

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Snowed in but optimistic

The weather here has been absolutely brutal.  The snow’s been on the ground since November and temperatures are often way below zero, not to mention the gusting winds. On some days though, it is beautiful. Even on horribly freezing, cloudy days – … Continue reading

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My Wirework Magazine Feature Spring 2014

We went upstate this weekend for a partial move to our new home in Smyrna, NY.  We’re moving in stages and having mail delivered to the post office there.  It was a nice surprise to find my copy of the … Continue reading

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My First Cold Connection with Tabs

This is my first attempt at capturing a cab using tabs instead of wire.  It’s all new to me so of course, it’s not perfect.  Unfortunately, I am impatient with tutorials and classes so I tend to learn new things … Continue reading

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More Cold Connections and Mixed Metals

I haven’t been able to stop this obsession with cold connections and mixed metals.  I don’t know what it is but I’m hooked – at least until my next obsession!  Perhaps it’s because I can create artistic pieces with so … Continue reading

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More Metal Work, Etched and Wire Jewelry

I’m still on that metalwork kick with jewelry making.  Maybe it’s here to stay, I’m loving it so much.  Still I don’t want to loose whatever wire work skills I possess (and I have a lot more to learn) so … Continue reading

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Mad About Metal

There is something about working with metals.  Learning to manipulate it to create so many different shapes and textures has become an obsession.  And though I’ve yet to use my jewelry saw or solder, I’ve managed to cut it, etched … Continue reading

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